Proven-Effective Writing InstructionGains Earned After Using Traits Writing for One Year!

2013Before Traits Writing
2014 After Traits Writing

Fifth Grade Students

Who Passed State Writing Test

One Year After Implementing Traits Writing, Results Show a
in Fifth grade students who passed State Writing Tests, Anderson School District One, SC.

Creates Real Writing Success

The proof is in the data. Administrators at Anderson School District One in Williamstown, South Carolina compared 2013 writing test scores of upper-elementary students, before Traits Writing was being used in their district, to 2014 scores after Traits Writing was being used. Across all three grades, students who passed the state writing tests rose an average of 20% in a single year.